Tagungen, Workshops und Vorträge

öffentlicher Vortrag, WissenschaftsCampus Mainz

The monastery of the Hodegoi in Constantinople: a panoramic view

Ein Vortrag von Dr. Nikolas Melvani (Mainz)

öffentlicher Vortrag, WissenschaftsCampus Mainz, Neues aus der Forschung

Legal education in Byzantium: the antecessors, the Basilica and the nomophylax

Ein Vortrag von Dr. Daphne Penna (Groningen) At the time of Justinian the law professors were called antecessors. Around 900, many Greek texts were collected into one massive legal compilation of sixty books, the Basilica (Imperial Laws), and from the tenth to the twelfth century scholia were added to the Basilica text. In the middle of the eleventh century the nomophylax (the guardian of laws) was John Xiphilinos who was appointed to serve at this position at the new established law school...

Workshop, WissenschaftsCampus Mainz, Neues aus der Forschung

Workshop for Medieval Greek Paleography

13.09.2021 - 16.09.2021
Early career scholars (both at the pre- and post-doc phase) are invited to attend this week-long workshop dedicated to medieval Greek paleography. While the main emphasis of the workshop will be on working with manuscripts written in medieval Greek and creating editions from those manuscripts, the fourth day of the workshop will include a series of introductory seminars for studying manuscripts written in other languages of the Eastern Christian tradition, namely Arabic, Church Slavonic and...